Autumn Term Exhibitions from the University Archive

Archive Exhibitions currently on display around campus.


125 years at the Mansion (Studio Corridor- AH-Mansion Site)

The North family and their new home 1891


  • Avery Hill House before its conversion 1889-91


Avery Hill College time-line: Every decade 1900-2000


  • The College horse-drawn omnibus in Eltham High Street 1911


Uni Life (AH-Mansion Library)

Student life and leisure from the 20th century


  • An unidentified hall of residence; not Southwood, possibly Dartford


Southwood Centenary (AH-Grey Ground Floor)

Centenary of the completion of Southwood Halls


  • Original LCC plans of the new halls of residence completed 1916


‘Three Cruisers’ (AH-Common Room vestibule)

Naval disaster, and the loss of our first student, James Atkins, in WWI


  • Chatham Dockyard Historical Society WWI Centenary exhibition.


Polytechnic Magazine (Stockwell St. Library Basement)

First published 1916—Extracts from the war years.


  • List of ‘The Fallen’ from Woolwich Polytechnic Magazine, Vol.1 No.1